The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 66 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1859 1929 2141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.75% 4.24% 3.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.68% 16.01% 14.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1705 1927
Average salary £40,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13587 12051 15007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.38% 26.52% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11511 10297 13078
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in London

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -21 427 £45,000 -5.26% 56
Hackney - 20 £25,500 -
Croydon -8 16 £25,000 -39.75% 2
Barnet +2 14 £33,000 +10.00% 1
Uxbridge -2 14 £31,000 -38.00% 2
Twickenham +6 13 £31,000 -
Bromley -10 11 £37,500 -6.25%
Docklands, London -14 10 - -
Harrow -13 9 £36,000 -1.36% 3
Kingston Upon Thames -12 8 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Beckenham 0 7 £27,500 +6.79%
Orpington +3 4 £24,500 -34.66% 1
Chessington +2 4 £21,250 -7.60%
Hammersmith +19 3 £21,000 -19.23%
Sidcup -1 3 £57,000 +18.28%
Chiswick -13 3 £45,000 +34.32%
Mayfair - 3 £57,500 -
Wimbledon -5 2 £33,125 -17.18%
Enfield - 2 £32,500 - 1
Ilford - 2 £24,834 -
Romford +4 1 - - 1
Canary Wharf -1 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Finchley - 1 £38,500 -
Ruislip - 1 - - 2
Edgware - 1 £21,000 -
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 3718 (100.00%) Windows
2 2167 (58.28%) Active Directory
3 2076 (55.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 1890 (50.83%) Microsoft
5 1887 (50.75%) VMware
6 1484 (39.91%) MS Exchange
7 1234 (33.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1172 (31.52%) SQL Server
9 1069 (28.75%) MS Excel
10 1048 (28.19%) SQL
11 1033 (27.78%) Citrix
12 1004 (27.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 991 (26.65%) Exchange Server 2010
14 965 (25.95%) Windows 7
15 919 (24.72%) Finance
16 888 (23.88%) DNS
17 868 (23.35%) Cisco
18 809 (21.76%) Firewall
19 789 (21.22%) Linux
20 742 (19.96%) SAN
21 735 (19.77%) Microsoft Certification
22 674 (18.13%) MS Office
23 673 (18.10%) PowerShell
24 667 (17.94%) TCP/IP
25 662 (17.81%) ITIL
26 622 (16.73%) DHCP
27 612 (16.46%) Windows XP
27 612 (16.46%) HP
28 599 (16.11%) IIS
29 559 (15.03%) Degree

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1484 (39.91%) MS Exchange
2 991 (26.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 599 (16.11%) IIS
4 491 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 446 (12.00%) SharePoint
6 379 (10.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 351 (9.44%) Exchange Server 2003
8 196 (5.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 195 (5.24%) Lync
10 177 (4.76%) Apache
11 151 (4.06%) SharePoint 2010
12 149 (4.01%) Tomcat
13 57 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
14 48 (1.29%) Lotus Domino
15 42 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
16 34 (0.91%) WorkSite
17 33 (0.89%) Office Communications Server
18 30 (0.81%) IBM Notes
19 26 (0.70%) Confluence
20 24 (0.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1069 (28.75%) MS Excel
2 674 (18.13%) MS Office
3 80 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.38%) MS Project
6 8 (0.22%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.11%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.081%) Final Cut Pro
10 2 (0.054%) SPSS
11 1 (0.027%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.027%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.027%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.027%) Maya
Business Applications
1 58 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.51%) SAP Business One
3 10 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.27%) Eikon
4 8 (0.22%) SalesLogix
5 6 (0.16%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 6 (0.16%) RiskWrite
6 5 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.11%) SunGard AvantGard
7 4 (0.11%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 3 (0.081%) Advent Moxy
8 3 (0.081%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.081%) LatentZero
8 3 (0.081%) Capstone
8 3 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.081%) Movex
9 2 (0.054%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.054%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 159 (4.28%) Office 365
2 83 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (1.78%) SaaS
4 58 (1.56%) IaaS
5 54 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
6 41 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
8 20 (0.54%) Google Apps
9 14 (0.38%) PaaS
9 14 (0.38%) GitHub
10 7 (0.19%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.027%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.027%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.027%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.027%) Route 53
11 1 (0.027%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 888 (23.88%) DNS
2 809 (21.76%) Firewall
3 742 (19.96%) SAN
4 667 (17.94%) TCP/IP
5 622 (16.73%) DHCP
6 556 (14.95%) WAN
7 526 (14.15%) LAN
8 430 (11.57%) VPN
9 247 (6.64%) Internet
10 208 (5.59%) NAS
11 198 (5.33%) Wireless
12 197 (5.30%) VoIP
13 160 (4.30%) SSL
14 125 (3.36%) iSCSI
15 122 (3.28%) MPLS
16 113 (3.04%) VLAN
17 88 (2.37%) Cisco ASA
18 79 (2.12%) SMTP
19 67 (1.80%) Cisco IOS
19 67 (1.80%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1172 (31.52%) SQL Server
2 536 (14.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 252 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 179 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 158 (4.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 114 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 97 (2.61%) MySQL
8 87 (2.34%) SQL Server 2000
9 63 (1.69%) Relational Database
10 57 (1.53%) Oracle Database
11 38 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 35 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
13 30 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
14 28 (0.75%) MongoDB
15 21 (0.56%) DTS
15 21 (0.56%) OLAP
16 20 (0.54%) RDBMS
17 19 (0.51%) MS Access
18 17 (0.46%) OLTP
19 14 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 93 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 85 (2.29%) Visual Studio
3 33 (0.89%) MSBuild
3 33 (0.89%) Xcode
4 32 (0.86%) Eclipse
4 32 (0.86%) TeamCity
4 32 (0.86%) Subversion
4 32 (0.86%) Jenkins
5 28 (0.75%) JIRA
6 27 (0.73%) PhoneGap
6 27 (0.73%) Git (software)
6 27 (0.73%) Introscope
7 21 (0.56%) JUnit
8 19 (0.51%) MSI
9 8 (0.22%) AdminStudio
9 8 (0.22%) FxCop
10 7 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (0.13%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.081%) Grunt
General
1 919 (24.72%) Finance
2 257 (6.91%) Law
3 196 (5.27%) Banking
4 131 (3.52%) Legal
5 96 (2.58%) Telecoms
6 82 (2.21%) Retail
7 62 (1.67%) Financial Institution
8 60 (1.61%) Marketing
8 60 (1.61%) Advertising
9 56 (1.51%) Games
10 41 (1.10%) Front Office
11 32 (0.86%) Back Office
11 32 (0.86%) Investment Banking
12 27 (0.73%) Publishing
13 18 (0.48%) Automotive
14 17 (0.46%) Electronics
15 16 (0.43%) Spanish Language
16 11 (0.30%) French Language
17 10 (0.27%) Music Industry
17 10 (0.27%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 706 (18.99%) Analyst
2 515 (13.85%) Support Engineer
3 439 (11.81%) Administrator
4 401 (10.79%) Support Analyst
5 372 (10.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 298 (8.02%) Systems Administrator
7 257 (6.91%) IT Support
8 244 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
9 227 (6.11%) 3rd Line Support
10 211 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support
11 189 (5.08%) Consultant
12 144 (3.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 137 (3.68%) Technical Support
14 132 (3.55%) DBA
15 131 (3.52%) Desktop Support
16 120 (3.23%) Developer
17 112 (3.01%) IT Support Analyst
18 104 (2.80%) Server Engineer
19 102 (2.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
20 100 (2.69%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 361 (9.71%) .NET
2 131 (3.52%) XML
3 107 (2.88%) HTML
4 106 (2.85%) ASP.NET
5 105 (2.82%) Web Services
6 64 (1.72%) .NET Framework
7 56 (1.51%) Software Packaging
8 43 (1.16%) CSS
9 39 (1.05%) jQuery
10 34 (0.91%) HTML5
11 32 (0.86%) COM
12 31 (0.83%) JSON
12 31 (0.83%) LAMP
13 29 (0.78%) WSH
14 28 (0.75%) Spring
14 28 (0.75%) Ajax
15 26 (0.70%) J2EE
16 25 (0.67%) WPF
17 24 (0.65%) Application Packaging
18 23 (0.62%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 541 (14.55%) Blackberry
2 216 (5.81%) Computer Science
3 213 (5.73%) Clustering
4 192 (5.16%) Hedge funds
5 148 (3.98%) Replication
6 133 (3.58%) Enterprise Software
7 71 (1.91%) Management Information System
8 68 (1.83%) iPad
9 67 (1.80%) Client/Server
10 58 (1.56%) Thin Client
10 58 (1.56%) Fat Client
11 54 (1.45%) iPhone
12 53 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
13 38 (1.02%) EqualLogic
13 38 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
14 36 (0.97%) Social Media
15 24 (0.65%) CMDB
15 24 (0.65%) PDA
16 22 (0.59%) CLARiiON
17 21 (0.56%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3718 (100.00%) Windows
2 2076 (55.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 1004 (27.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 965 (25.95%) Windows 7
5 789 (21.22%) Linux
6 612 (16.46%) Windows XP
7 315 (8.47%) UNIX
8 223 (6.00%) Windows 8
9 156 (4.20%) Windows Vista
10 146 (3.93%) Mac OS X
11 145 (3.90%) Solaris
12 113 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 94 (2.53%) CentOS
14 92 (2.47%) Mac OS
14 92 (2.47%) Android
15 65 (1.75%) Ubuntu
16 61 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
17 54 (1.45%) Debian
18 50 (1.34%) Apple iOS
19 44 (1.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 662 (17.81%) ITIL
2 217 (5.84%) Service Delivery
2 217 (5.84%) Migration
3 201 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 158 (4.25%) Change Management
5 143 (3.85%) CRM
6 142 (3.82%) Service Management
7 131 (3.52%) Project Management
8 117 (3.15%) E-Commerce
8 117 (3.15%) Load Balancing
9 108 (2.90%) Problem Management
10 101 (2.72%) Time Management
11 91 (2.45%) Performance Tuning
12 88 (2.37%) Asset Management
13 80 (2.15%) Configuration Management
14 75 (2.02%) Business Intelligence
15 73 (1.96%) Workflow
16 67 (1.80%) Capacity Planning
17 64 (1.72%) Incident Management
17 64 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1048 (28.19%) SQL
2 673 (18.10%) PowerShell
3 245 (6.59%) C#
4 196 (5.27%) Perl
5 160 (4.30%) Java
6 154 (4.14%) JavaScript
7 119 (3.20%) T-SQL
8 116 (3.12%) VBScript
9 114 (3.07%) VB
10 87 (2.34%) C
11 66 (1.78%) PHP
12 52 (1.40%) Bash Shell
13 44 (1.18%) Python
14 42 (1.13%) VBA
15 38 (1.02%) Shell Script
16 33 (0.89%) Objective-C
17 32 (0.86%) C++
18 28 (0.75%) ActionScript
19 23 (0.62%) VB.NET
20 19 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 735 (19.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 559 (15.03%) Degree
3 478 (12.86%) MCSE
4 296 (7.96%) MCITP
5 242 (6.51%) Cisco Certification
6 205 (5.51%) MCSA
7 202 (5.43%) CCNA
8 149 (4.01%) MCTS
9 136 (3.66%) MCP
10 134 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 81 (2.18%) CCNP
12 62 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
13 57 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
14 49 (1.32%) CCA
15 32 (0.86%) PhD
16 31 (0.83%) HND
17 27 (0.73%) VCAP
18 26 (0.70%) Security Cleared
19 20 (0.54%) MCSM
20 19 (0.51%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (3.55%) SLA
2 98 (2.64%) QA
3 51 (1.37%) ISO 9001
4 20 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.13%) COREP
5 5 (0.13%) FATCA
5 5 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.081%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.027%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.027%) IAS 39
7 1 (0.027%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2167 (58.28%) Active Directory
2 1234 (33.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 481 (12.94%) XenApp
4 427 (11.48%) Hyper-V
5 409 (11.00%) vSphere
6 301 (8.10%) VMware ESX
7 168 (4.52%) VMware ESXi
8 162 (4.36%) XenDesktop
9 155 (4.17%) XenServer
10 88 (2.37%) VMware Workstation
11 75 (2.02%) Terminal Services
12 54 (1.45%) MetaFrame
13 53 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
14 44 (1.18%) VMware Server
15 37 (1.00%) vCloud
16 27 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
16 27 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 24 (0.65%) ISA Server
17 24 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 23 (0.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 340 (9.14%) SCCM
2 219 (5.89%) SCOM
3 178 (4.79%) Backup Exec
4 145 (3.90%) NetBackup
5 120 (3.23%) WSUS
6 109 (2.93%) Norton AntiVirus
7 98 (2.64%) Puppet
8 82 (2.21%) Nagios
9 80 (2.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 40 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
11 39 (1.05%) Cacti
12 36 (0.97%) Tivoli
13 30 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
14 29 (0.78%) HP SIM
14 29 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 23 (0.62%) SolarWinds Orion
15 23 (0.62%) ARCserve
16 22 (0.59%) MAILsweeper
17 17 (0.46%) SCOrch
17 17 (0.46%) StatsD
Vendors
1 1890 (50.83%) Microsoft
2 1887 (50.75%) VMware
3 1033 (27.78%) Citrix
4 868 (23.35%) Cisco
5 612 (16.46%) HP
6 331 (8.90%) Symantec
7 267 (7.18%) NetApp
8 212 (5.70%) Oracle
9 197 (5.30%) EMC
10 187 (5.03%) Dell
11 184 (4.95%) Red Hat
12 158 (4.25%) Juniper
13 156 (4.20%) CheckPoint
14 121 (3.25%) IBM
15 117 (3.15%) SolarWinds
16 100 (2.69%) Apple
17 99 (2.66%) McAfee
18 96 (2.58%) Bloomberg
19 67 (1.80%) Avaya
20 66 (1.78%) Websense
London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30 - £40 per annum + 30 days, final salary pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Full Corporate Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension & Excellent Benefit
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits/bonus/high % Pension scheme
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Urban Network
Salary: £27-28k p.a. + Rota Allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30.000 - 36.000
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48000 - 52000
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday